Zhong Lun Law Firm announced the hiring of capital markets lawyers Liu Chuncheng and Zhou Yan as partners in Shenzhen and Shanghai, respectively. Liu’s practice is focused on domestic capital markets while Zhou focuses on Hong Kong and overseas.
Liu joined from Tian Yuan Law Firm, where he was a partner. He has advised Chinese companies on their domestic and overseas IPOs and listings, reverse takeovers, major asset restructuring, acquisitions and refinancing. He also specialises in commercial dispute resolutions, particularly buyback exit-related disputes for PE firms.
Zhou joined from Merits & Tree, where she was a partner experienced in retail, healthcare, and information and smart technology. She has advised on restructurings and listings, assisted multiple PE firms in setting up PE funds, and acted for investors and acquiring parties in hundreds of renminbi or US dollar private equity investments and M&A.